Feeding coconuts.

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Dingleberry, May 24, 2010.

  1. Dingleberry

    Dingleberry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My hens just lllooovvveedd the fresh coconut I gave them. I just sliced a coconut in 1/2 and they were fighting to peck it. [​IMG] any one feed their flock stuff out of the ordinary?? [​IMG]
     
  2. Dingleberry

    Dingleberry Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

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    Shouldn't hurt them any. Somewhere at the house I've got an old book on poultry raising in Hawaii that mentions using coconut as a feed component.

    It is high in fat though so I would not feed a lot of it at any one time.
     

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